Members of Oglala Sioux tribe from Pine Ridge, South Dakota
Schieltz, Melvyn E.
1966? July 21
Native American (Oglala Sioux) men and women, from Pine Ridge, South Dakota, demonstrate dance steps on the streets of downtown Denver prior to their appearance at the Cheyenne Frontier Days Rodeo. They are dressed in traditional costumes and one man dances as two others beat a drum. A line of six others stand behind the dancing man.
1 copy negative ; 13 x 10 cm. (5 x 4 in.); 1 photoprint ; 24 x 17 cm. (9 x 6 1/2 in.)
Type of Material
Film negatives.; Photographic prints.; Imaged.; Image
Dakota Indians--Clothing & dress--Colorado--Denver--1960-1970.; Indians of North America--Colorado--Denver--1960-1970.; Oglala Indians--Dance--Colorado--Denver--1960-1970.; Denver (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Ceremonial dancers--Colorado--Denver--1960-1970.; Women--Colorado--Denver--1960-1970.
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Image File: ZZR710031647
Formerly F22882.; Title and "...who will dance at Cheyenne Frontier Days Rodeo July 26-31, put on a demonstration of their dances Wednesday in downtown Denver" hand-written on back of print.; R7100316478
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